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Have you always wanted to make a film of your own, but aren't sure of how to start, or even what to do if you finish your film? With the Digital Filmmaking Workshops, you will learn practical, no-nonsense approaches to developing, producing, marketing, and selling your independent film and video projects. Whether you'd like to make a feature film, documentary, or short subject, we can give you not only the know-how to create a professional looking and sounding product, but also the tools required to get that product out into the marketplace on your own terms. All workshops are taught by experienced professionals, independent film enthusiasts whose goal is to share their vast knowledge with each and every student.

digital filmmaking book

NOW AVAILABLE!

"PRODUCING, MARKETING,
AND SCREENING YOUR INDEPENDENT DIGITAL FEATURE-LENGTH FILM"

This is the complete all-in-one reference manual for the independent filmmaker, with tips and advice on everything from organizing yourself as a business to money-saving production and post-production techniques. Frank advice is given on how to generate funds by marketing and self-distributing your next project. Appendices provide sample talent release forms, location agreements, camera log sheets, and much more.

"Bill and Marc have made it their passion to create films that are true to the heart and tell their stories their way, embarking on a grassroots approach not only during production, but through the marketing and distribution of their films, as well.Bill and Marc have learned plenty in their travels, and through this book, they are eager to share their knowledge and experiences with you."

- Matthew Newton
  Director, NH Film & Television Office

 
hands on video production and demostration photos

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THE DIGITAL FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS:

"I wanted to drop a brief note to thank you for putting together a wonderful workshop. I've been reading through the Handbook and expect I'll be referring back to this many times in the future. A clear and comprehensive read."
- Karlina, Porstmouth NH
"I loved how hands-on it was as I got to take a shot at anything from directing to holding a boom mic."
- Ryan, Manchester NH
"I learned many steps, especially during the hands-on participation section involving equipment. I also learned a great deal dealing about filmmaking vocabulary."
- Henry, Boscawen NH
"I loved the filmmaking sessions of this workshop..."
- Jeana, Brighton MA

VIDEOS

Old Old Man Dogs (1997) Trailer


Dangerous Crosswinds (2005) Trailer

Walkin' Walkin' Wheels (Corporate Video) 

 

The Digital FilmMaking Workshops are a joint presentation of

Back Lot Films

and
Goodheart Media Services

 

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THE DIGITAL FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS c/o Goodheart Media Services, 171 Route 27, Raymond, NH 03077    603-206-4364